*countable infinities only

Gerry Reno greno at verizon.net
Fri Jun 1 15:30:22 UTC 2012

On 06/01/2012 11:18 AM, Cosimo Cecchi wrote:
> On Fri, 2012-06-01 at 03:14 +0200, Kevin Kofler wrote:
>> Chris Adams wrote:
>>> - Secure boot is required to be able to be disabled on x86 (the only
>>> platform Fedora will support it).
>> And this is exactly why we should just require our users to disable it!
> I don't want to jump in the technicality of this discussion, but I can
> only hope any "solution" that *requires* users to fiddle with BIOS
> settings in order to install Fedora won't be seriously considered as
> viable.
> Regards,
> Cosimo

The better solution would be for users for want SecureBoot to have to set it in the BIOS.  It should be disabled by default.

Windows is the OS with all the attack vectors open.   Users of every other OS should not be hostage to this SecureBoot
by default.

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